3400 Bloomington Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55407
(612) 724-1079

Spring 2017 Schedule

We offer a wide variety of classes ranging from traditional hand techniques to the latest in rotary cutting and machine piecing. Whatever your skill level or interest, we have something you'll enjoy. We pride ourselves on attracting great teachers who bring the best techniques to our students, and our shop staff are available to help you find the right class, and select fabrics and supplies. Call if you have questions or stop in to see samples of class projects.

Download our Spring 2017 class schedule or browse our class listings below to see what's coming up. The first day to register for spring session classes is March 16, 2017.


Our cherished quilting past is revived in a "NEW" club designed by instructor Annemarie Yohnk. She will guide you down a historical path of quilts and stories from times gone by.

Cost: $ 40.00

Machine Classes

How do I start machine quilting? What does stitch in the ditch mean? What is stippling? Learn the answers to these and other questions in this beginner machine quilting class.

Cost: $ 25.00
This class will teach the fundamentals of rotary cutting and piecing by machine.

Cost: $ 42.00
Join Susan and Nancy for two days of fun filled sewing! Bring a project already in process or start something new. Susan and Nancy will be working on projects too but will be available for help and advice.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn how to use Deb Tucker's Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool to make perfect stars with no Y-seams.

Cost: $ 30.00
Have you ever wanted to make a Mariners Compass block but do not enjoy paper piecing? Now there is a new line of rulers, books, patterns and technique for making strip-pieced compass blocks.

Cost: $ 30.00

Special Topics

Clear up your color confusion! Learn the language of color - hue, value, intensity, temperature - and put it to work for you.

Cost: $ 25.00
Join our Featherweight expert and learn how to do more maintenance on your Singer Featherweight sewing machine. This is a continuation with information not covered in Carole's Basic Featherwieght Class.

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn how to do your own regular maintenance on your Singer Featherweight to keep it in top running condition. Carole will teach you how to do a thorough cleaning and oiling of your machine.

Cost: $ 40.00
Participants have a wonderful time at our monthly volunteer event. We can't believe how much they get done in a day while having a lot of FUN.

Traditional Classes

Learn techniques for perfect hand applique. You will apply needleturn techniques to a quilt, wallhanging or miniature quilt of your choice.

Cost: $ 42.00
In this course you will make a 9 block sampler wallhanging or small quilt using a variety of by-hand quiltmaking techniques, including piecing, applique, curved piecing and finishing methods.

Cost: $ 55.00
Choose your favorite from our selection of tea towel patterns by Bird Brain Designs.

Cost: $ 25.00
This class is for students who enjoy the support of a class with Pat as they work on their continuing quilting projects.

Cost: $ 42.00